Funeral Services for Marie C. Kimball, age 91, of Norfolk, will be 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 14th, at the First Christian Church. Reverend Tim DeFor will officiate. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 13th, at the Home for Funerals Chapel, 708 Georgia Avenue. The Funeral Service will be livestreamed on the funeral home's website. Home for Funerals is in charge of arrangements.
She passed away Friday, September 9, 2022 at the Heritage of Bel Air in Norfolk.
Marie was born May 20, 1931 in Madison, Nebraska to Elmer and Martha (Vonderhoe) Scheffler. She was raised on the family farm near Madison and graduated from Madison High School in 1949. She continued her education at Norfolk Junior College and Nebraska Christian College, where she earned a teaching degree. Marie taught country school for one year before marrying Wayne Kimball on June 28, 1953 at the Church of Christ in Norfolk. The couple was blessed with four children: Bruce, Karen, Susan, and Terry. The family made their home in Norfolk.
Marie was an active member at First Christian Church in Norfolk all her life. She enjoyed Royals baseball, playing cards, doing puzzles, gardening, and spending time with family.
She is survived by her children Bruce Kimball of Norfolk, Karen (Bert) Eisenbraun of Norfolk, Susan Kimball of Omaha, and Terry (Heather) Kimball of St. Louis, nine grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, brother Delbert Scheffler, and sister Doris Hledik.
Marie was preceded in death by her parents, husband Wayne (2014), brothers Virgil, Wayne, and Aaron Scheffler, and sister Brenda Scheffler.
Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association.